Meet the Winemaker, Nancy Steel

Posted by on Jan 17, 2016 in Stevenot Winery News |

Nearly four years ago Stevenot moved into our new production facility in Clements and we marked a new era of winemaking by producing new varietials and different styles of wine, along with the varietials for which Stevenot is known. Since our move, Nancy Steel has been heading our wine production and we at Stevenot are excited by the energy and winemaking expertise she brings to the winery. Nancy was born and raised in Fremont, California where she attended Mission San Jose...

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History of the Stevenot Vineyards

Posted by on Jun 13, 2015 in Stevenot Winery News |

When considering the “forty-niners” who began to descend upon California’s foothills after the discovery of gold in January 1848, an often overlooked but surely significant group was made up of the men who had left field and orchard to come west to trade plough and pruning hook for a gold pan and find their fortune in the streams and mines of California.  Many of these farmers, however, quickly realized that a population that increased some twenty fold by...

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